Today is Giving Tuesday
This time of year brings Thanksgiving followed by Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and of course Cyber Monday.
After all of the eating and shopping has been done. It's time to start thinking about giving to those in need. Today is Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving. Today kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
Twin Falls nonprofits are offering lots of different ways for families to help those in need.
- The Twin Falls Salvation Army is encouraging groups to form their own fundraiser through Red Kettle Reason.
- People For Pets is encouraging residence to adopt, volunteer or donate.
- Habitat For Humanity is always collecting building supplies and looking for building volunteers.
- South Central Community Action Partnership is also asking for volunteers and donations if possible.
- CASA is always looking for local volunteers.
- Safe Harbor of Twin Falls is taking food donations, warm blankets, coats, cash donations and other supplies. They also have many opportunity for volunteers.
- Valley House Homeless Shelter is collecting food and cash donations to help those in need.
- Wellness Tree Clinic is looking for volunteers to do medical, clinical, and front office duties.
- Twin Falls Senior Center is always looking for volunteers.
- Desert Industries is collecting clothing, housewares, furniture, food and cash donations. They also have volunteers opportunity's.
- Boys and Girls Club of Magic Valley
- Crisis Center of Magic Valley needs everything from toothpaste to cleaning supplies.
- United Way of Idaho is seeking donations and volunteers.
Know of a charity that needs to be on this list. Tell us about it. We would be happy to add it.
If you can help any of these Magic Valley community organizations your actions will make a difference in someones life.